Start Supporting Teachers
New Year’s Resolution: Start Supporting Teachers!

In December, a story about South Dakota teachers scrambling for $1 bills in a promotional event called “Dash for Cash” went viral. Many were shocked by the way the teachers had to compete over support from their community.  The increased need for school supplies and decreasing classroom budgets exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, teachers now […]

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Giving Tuesday $10,000 Classroom Match
$10,000 Giving Tuesday Classroom Donation Match!

** The donation match is over. Thank you to everyone who participated. ** As the end of the first semester approaches, teachers are starting to run out of supplies for the year. We can help. In honor of  Giving Tuesday, we’re matching donations to PreK-12 teachers and schools on AdoptAClassroom.org! Our Giving Tuesday matching funds […]

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Giving Tuesday 2021: Help Teacher Heroes Like These

The 2021/2022 school year began as yet another tumultuous academic year for U.S. teachers and students as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, rising racism, and increased political incivility. For Giving Tuesday 2021, AdoptAClassroom.org is shining a spotlight on our nation’s innovative teacher heroes who are working hard to combat the negative effects these stressors […]

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Tracy Family Foundation Match

The Tracy Family Foundation wants to help get teachers and students the supplies they need this school year. They are  offering a matching gift of 2:1 to classrooms at specific schools on AdoptAClassroom.org, a nonprofit that helps educators access school supplies.  The foundation will match $100 to the first donations made to Catholic school classrooms […]

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Why you should donate to teachers

Many of us have a story about how a teacher went out of their way to help us succeed. We all know how dedicated teachers are, and how much they sacrifice for their students. Our latest survey found teachers spend an average of $750 out of pocket on classroom supplies during a school year. Teachers […]

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Happy AdoptAClassroom Week

It’s our first-ever AdoptAClassroom Week and we are excited to celebrate with teachers and education supporters alike. What is AdoptAClassroom Week? As teachers and students begin the year, they need our support. Unfortunately, educators are spending more out of pocket on their classrooms than ever before. We’ve seen a substantial increase in teacher out of […]

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Subaru Loves Learning Supports More Than 114,000 Students Nationwide

All children deserve an education that will help them achieve their dreams. However, students in many schools across the country lack the supplies and resources needed to succeed in the classroom. Subaru and its retailers want to help. This August, through Subaru Loves Learning, Subaru and its retailers have partnered with AdoptAClassroom.org to support schools […]

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Taye Diggs Teacher Surprise
Award-Winning Actor & Singer, Taye Diggs Joins AdoptAClassroom.org & Burlington Stores to Support Teachers & Students Nationwide

Award-winning actor and singer Taye Diggs is teaming up with Burlington Stores again to support more classrooms with AdoptAClassroom.org.  There’s Still Time –  Join Taye Diggs to Support Teachers Now through August 9th, Burlington customers are invited to donate to AdoptAClassroom.org at checkout to help support classrooms nationwide. Donations raised at Burlington’s 780+ locations across […]

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2021 Teacher Spending Survey
How much do teachers spend on supplies?

As a non-profit whose mission is to advance equity in education, AdoptAClassroom.org regularly surveys our teachers. One of the questions we ask often is how much do teachers spend on supplies for their students. Understanding classroom needs directly from teachers helps our community support where we can make the largest impact. Unfortunately, we discovered that […]

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